#1 A New Year

Just for fun 🙂 This is a personal blog where I hope to write about various things that interest me throughout the year. I have no specific content plans, I just want to see what unfolds as the days go by. Carnet, is French for notebook. 365 is the number of days in the year…

2021 Week 37 Armour

I finally got to have my first Covid vaccination. Now I need to book for my second one which needs to be at least three weeks after the first. Haven’t really had terrible side effects, just a bit of lethargy. I understand that many people are unable to get vaccinated and many choose not to….

2021 Week 36 Weekend Marathon

This weekend we have been having a movie marathon! Our movies of the choice…The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. It doesn’t matter how many times I watch them, I always find something new. The couch is calling me 🙂 xo

2021 Week 35 Interesting

Sometimes things happen in your life that you are unable to make sense of. You are baffled. Flabbergasted and completely confused. If you are a person who likes the logical, this can be quite difficult, as there is seemingly no explanation. If you are a person who needs to understand the why, you may find…

2021 Week 34 Entertainment

This week I bring you….what I’ve been watching and enjoying for fun. I started a new series on Netflix because I finished Line of Duty, which was so good. If you like British police drama definitely watch it! The new series is call The Chair and is set in the present at a university and…

2021 Week 33 All the things…

This week we went to the Science museum called SciTech. It’s one of my youngest son’s favourite places to go. In fact, it has been a favourite of all of ours for quite awhile. We watched a film about outer space in the planetarium which was visually amazing! There are many exhibits and most of…

2021 Week 32 Being loved.

When someone knows you so well, they understand giving you the gift of a particular pen will light you up 🙂 xo

2021 Week 31 Time to Play!

Opportunities to have fun of all sorts is important to me.I enjoy being with my kids very much and they are always doing the most interesting things. Thomas and I had a great time together this week and even managed to take some pictures. It helps that he loves taking pictures of everything that is…

2021 week 30 Dashing for Dashi

My daughter really wanted me to make some Oyakodon, which is a Japanese comfort dish. The name translates to Parent and Child and describes that it contains both chicken and eggs. It’s delicious and really simple to make. I had one problem, and that was a lack of Dashi stock powder. Luckily I was headed…

2021 Week 29 Boots

I love boots! I pretty much wear boots all of the time except in summer when it’s really hot. Summer see’s me wearing no shoes at home ever. I don’t wear shoes at home, no matter what the weather is doing. I like wearing socks around house, or these hybrid sock/slipper things called Slumbies, that…

2021 Week 28 Picture Post

I lost time somehow again. Living in the moment 🙂 It’s the middle of winter and it’s been raining a lot. My dryer decided to die. We’ve had it for years and already repaired it once, so I knew it was close to the end. So I went dryer shopping. If I’d had a larger…